Ridgewood Residents Demand Luxury Developer Meir Babaev Take Down Racist Signs From Construction Site & Halt Project

Black people and people of color are not only the most likely targets of police brutality, but they are also the most likely to be displaced and evicted from their homes. AB Capstone’s luxury tower will only exacerbate gentrification, worsening an already dire situation for the working class residents of Ridgewood who have been unable to pay their rent during the coronavirus pandemic and who previous to the pandemic, were already rent-burdened.

Statement by the Ridgewood Tenants Union Regarding Proposed Shelter Openings In Ridgewood and Glendale

We would like to make the following statement in light of tonight’s town hall meeting organized by Councilmember Bob Holden and an upcoming public hearing organized by Community Board 5: We want to support the voices most often excluded from…